Police seize over $400k in drugs off Sea Lots shoreline

Police seized over TT$400,000 in drugs during a joint operation with the Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard yesterday.

The exercise, which was spearheaded by ACPs (Ag.) Forde and Williams and Snr. Supt. (Ag.) Moore, involved officers of the InterAgency Task Force, Besson Street Police Station and the Canine Branch.

TTCG assets were used in the search of several vessels berthed off the Sea Lots shoreline.

According to police reports, during the exercise six kilograms of marijuana, one kilogram of cocaine, a Mossberg pump-action shotgun, 278 rounds of ammunition and a bulletproof vest, were found.

The drugs have an estimated street value of TT$460,000. ASP (Ag.) Ramesar and Insp. McGuirk will be supervising investigations into the discovery. 

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